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Moving and Handling of People

Course aims

  • To enable learners to understand their legal duties and responsibilities
  • To enable learners to understand risk factors associated with moving and handling of people
  • To enable learners to understand the Principles of Effective Movement
  • To enable learners to have confidence in using a range of equipment and handling methods

 

Learner Outcomes

By the end of the course learners will be able to: 

  • Understand legislation related to moving and handling of people
  • Describe risk factors and demonstrate the Principles of Effective Movement
  • Use a range of handling methods to support clients
  • Use a range of handling equipment


Course content

  • Adopting a person-centred approach, considering the psycho-social impacts of handling, positioning and hoisting
  • Risk factors and the principles of effective movement
  • Legislation (Responsibilities and duties) and risk assessment
  • Use of a range of handling equipment

 

Practical demonstrations and practice including

  • Using minimally assistive handling methods
  • Safe use handling aids and equipment
  • Range of transfers and problem solving

 

 

Moving & Handling of People (1 day)

£65.00 per person + VAT

Recommended Refresher date 2 years

Course Code MH10

Contact

01743 250 820

01743 250 826

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